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The NWFSC Monster Seminar JAM is part of the OneNOAA Science Discussion Seminar Series. The OneNOAA series are a joint effort by several NOAA seminar partners to pool seminars of common interest to help share science and management information and to promote constructive dialogue between scientists, educators, and resource managers. For more information about the OneNOAA Seminar Series, please visit:

Contact: Diane Tierney, NWFSC's Monster Seminar Jam Coordinator

Fall Quarter Calendar

All seminars begin at 11:00 AM and are open to the public. For location and more information, click the seminar title.

October  5
FALL 2017 Sandy and Science: Lessons Learned
Dr. Kevin Werner, Science Director, Northwest Fisheries Science Center

October 12
October 19
FALL 2017 Does thinking concretely about climate change promote support for carbon emissions reductions? Results from a national survey.
Dr. Ann Bostrom , Weyerhaeuser Endowed Professor in Environmental Policy, Evans School of Public Policy & Governance, University of Washington

October 26
FALL 2017 Your Science is Awesome, Now Show the World Through Video: Case Studies for NOAA Fisheries
Mr. Paul Hillman, MFA, Science & Natural History Filmmaker, NOAA Fisheries, Office of Communications and External Affairs

November  2
FALL 2017 Climate Fiction in an Age of Denial
Dr. Jesse Oak Taylor, Associate Professor, Department of English, University of Washington,

November  9
FALL 2017 Problem-solving for fisheries scientists: Integrative-transdisciplinary approaches for addressing new and wicked problems in fisheries management
Dr. Kai Lorenzen , Professor, Professor of Integrative Fisheries Science Program in Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences School of Forest Resources and Conservation University of Florida

November 16
FALL 2017 The Blob, El Niño, La Niña, and North Pacific marine ecosystems
Dr. Laurie Weitkamp, Research Fisheries Biologist, Northwest Fisheries Science Center

November 23
November 30
FALL 2017 Ecophysiology and potential for persistence in a changing ocean
Dr. Jacquline Padilla-Gamino, Assistant Professor, School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, University of Washington

December  7
Fall Monster Seminar Jam - Considering economic efficiency in ecosystem-based management: the case of horseshoe crabs in Delaware Bay
Dr. Sunny Jardine, Assistant Professor, University of Washington, School of Marine and Environmental Affairs

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